Mantua

See also: mantua

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin Mantua.

Proper nounEdit

Mantua

  1. Province of Lombardy, Italy.
  2. City and capital of Mantua.
    —He and I / Will watch thy waking, and that very night / Shall Romeo bear thee hence to Mantua.Romeo and Juliet, William Shakespeare

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Etruscan *Manθva (compare 𐌄𐌕𐌀𐌅𐌈𐌍𐌀𐌌 'Manθvate 'Mantuan' after Mantus, god of the underworld).

Proper nounEdit

Mantua

  1. Mantua (city)

DescendantsEdit

Last modified on 30 January 2014, at 21:59